Classof2020-College

Nashville First celebrates the accomplishments of these outstanding graduates.    Samuel BowkerDoctor of PharmacyUniversity of Tennessee | May 2020 Alex BrysonBachelor of Science in Audio/Video ProductionBelmont University | December 2019 Emmaline DeanBachelor of...

Are You at a Higher Risk?

by Dr. Doug Johnson, member of our Re-Opening Task Force As you may know, Mayor Cooper has extended Nashville’s “safer-at-home” order until May 8. However, many surrounding areas are beginning to open up, leaving some to wonder is it safe for me to venture out more?...

Challenge in These Days

by Jimmy Hester, chairman of NFBC Trustees Writing to the believers in Rome, the Apostle Paul said, “Now as we have many parts in one body, and all the parts do not have the same function, in the same way we who are many are one body in Christ” (Rom. 12:4-5). That...

God Is Good: A Senior’s Reflection on the Class of 2020

Dear Church Family, In a time when we cannot even gather together as one, I’d like to remind everyone that God is good. I’ve found this simple phrase especially poignant recently as I reflect on the cancellation of the remainder of my high school years, taking with it...

Classof2020

Tori Brethen Daughter of Greg & Jenny Brethen Smyrna High School Motlow State Community College Max Dean Son of Joey & Emily Dean Graduate of Hillsboro High School University of Tennessee Knoxville Spencer Dunn Son of Brad & Melanie Dunn Graduate...

Lives Shaken: Harper Family Survives Storm

Harpers in front of their home. Photo by: Morgan Preston By Michelle Harper At 12:54 a.m. on March 3, 2020, our lives were shaken in a way we’d never imagined they could be. With little advanced warning, an EF-3 tornado ripped through our subdivision and our community...